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Public Health

Health Department Fee Changes Effective July 1

By Yalonda Galloway / May 25, 2017

The health department has revised their fee schedule, and it is effective as of July 1, 2017. The purpose of charging fees is to increase resources and use them to meet residents' needs in a fair and balanced way. Please read more for a complete listing of the revised fee schedule.

Public Health

Cambios de tarifas en el Departamento de Salud a partir del 1ero de julio

By Yalonda Galloway / May 25, 2017

El Departamento de Salud ha revisado su lista de tarifas, a partir del 1 de julio 2017 se efectuará los cambios. El propósito de la nueva tarifa es aumentar los recursos y utilizarlos para satisfacer las necesidades de los residentes de una manera justa y equilibrada. Lea más para obtener una lista completa de la nueva lista de tarifas.


Forsyth County

Walk & Roll Winston-Salem is Memorial Day 2017

By Rodd Smith / May 23, 2017

Let's play in the streets...Join the city of Winston-Salem, Forsyth County Health Department and other sponsors as we bike, walk or skate without traffic on Fifth Street in Wake Forest Innovation Quarter.

Public Health

Free Class on the Mediterranean Diet – Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm

By Lynne Mitchell / May 17, 2017

Rated as a best overall diet by US World & News Report, this class will review the Mediterranean Diet in detail so you can decide if the Mediterranean Diet is right for you.


Public Health

May is Strawberry Month

By Lynne Mitchell / May 16, 2017

Enjoy strawberries and boost your nutrition! Strawberries are heart-shaped, red, nutrient powerhouses packed with vitamins, fiber, antioxidants, manganese, folate and potassium.

Public Health

Protecting yourself from Zika: What You Need to Know

By Sarah Frantz, MPH, CHES / May 10, 2017

Curious about the Zika virus? The Forsyth County Department of Public Health, Environmental Health Division has information you need to know about Zika virus and other mosquito-borne diseases.

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